Ameronothridae Willmann, 1931

Bolger, Thomas, 2017, Oribatid mites (Acari: Oribatida) recorded from Ireland: Catalogue, historical records, species habitats and geographical distribution, combinations, variations and synonyms, Zootaxa 4328 (1), pp. 1-174: 113-116

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Ameronothridae Willmann, 1931
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Family Ameronothridae Willmann, 1931  

Ameronothrus Berlese, 1896   · Ameronothrus bilineatus (Michael, 1888)   *

· Original name: Scutovertex bilineatus Michael, 1888   .

· In: British Oribatidae, Vols. I   and II. Ray Soc., London. 656 pp. Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Seashore habitats (under stones on the sea shore and under moist limestone flakes) ( Halbert 1915, 1920 and Halbert’s notes; Evans et al. 1961); salt marsh ( Healy 1975; Speight and Healy 1977),

Counties: Dublin, Galway and Mayo.  

· Ameronothrus lineatus (Thorell, 1871)   *

· Original name: Eremaeus lineatus Thorell, 1871   .

· In: Om Arachnider fran Spitsbergen och Beeren-Eiland. Ofvers. Öfversigt af kongliga vetenskaps akademiens fÖrhandlingar, 28, 683-702.

· Historical combinations/variations: Scutovertex lineatus (Thorell) Banks, 1919   .

· Synonyms: Scutovertex corrugatus Michael, 1888   ; Ameronothrus corrugatus (Michael) Berlese, 1896   ; Scutovertex occidentalis Hull, 1918   .

Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Under stones on the sea shore above high water mark and under stones in saltmarsh and streams ( Halbert 1920).

Counties: Dublin and Mayo.  

· Ameronothrus maculatus (Michael, 1882)   *

· Original name: Scutovertex maculatus Michael, 1882   .

· In: Further notes on British Oribatidae   . Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society, 2, 1–18.

· Synonyms: Scutovertex maculatus groenlandicus Trägårdh, 1904   ; Scutovertex pseudomaculatus Hull, 1914   ; Scutovertex pseudomaculatus insularis Hull, 1914   ; Scutovertex maculatus insularis Hull, 1916   ; Scutovertex maculatus pseudomaculatus Hull, 1916   ; Scutovertex pseudomaculatus angularis Hull, 1914   . Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Amongst lichens on rocks near the sea coast and under tufts of a lichen ( Lichina pygmaea   ) growing on exposed rock surfaces (Halbert 1907,1915, 1920; Evans et al. 1961). Counties: Dublin.

· Ameronothrus marinus (Banks, 1896)   *

· Original name: Nothrus marinus Banks, 1896   .

· In: New North American spiders and mites. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 23, 57–77.

· Historical combinations/variations: Hygroribates marinus (Banks) Jacot, 1934   ; Scutovertex marinus (Banks) Banks, 1904   .

· Synonyms: (?) Ameronothrus fucicolum Brady, 1875   “sp. inq.” sensu Buitendijk, 1945   [misidentification]; Scutovertex spoofi Oudemans, 1900   ; Ameronothrus spoofi (Oudemans) Grandjean, 1932   ; Hygroribates spoofi (Oudemans) Jacot, 1934   ; Ameronothrus bilineatus spoofi Hull, 1916   ; Scutovertex bilineatus sensu Oudemans, 1901   [misidentification]; Ameronothrus infusionum sensu Buitendijk, 1945   [misidentification]. Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Between moist limestone flakes on the rocky shore, under stones resting on sandy mud in small streams and under stones on the seashore ( Halbert 1920; Evans et al. 1961); salt marsh ( Healy 1975; Speight and Healy 1977).

Counties: Dublin and Mayo.  

· Ameronothrus nigrofemoratus (L. Koch, 1879)  

· Original name: Nothrus nigrofemoratus L. Koch, 1879   .

· In: Arachniden aus Sibirien und Novaja Zemlja, eingesammelt von der Schwedischen Expedition im Jahre 1875. Kungl. Svenska vetenskapsakademiens handlingar, Stockholm, 16(5), 1–136.

· Historical combinations/variations: Damaeus   nigro-femoratus (L. Koch) Michael, 1898; Scutovertex nigrofemoratus (L. Koch) Michael, 1884   ; Ameronothrus lineatus nigrofemorata (L. Koch) Hammer, 1944   ; H. nigrofemoratus (L. Koch) Healy, 1975   .

· Synonyms: Ameronothrus lineatus brevipes Willmann, 1937   ; Ameronothrus lineatus sensu Hammer, 1937   non Thorell, 1871.

Irish Reference/s and Habitat/s: Salt marsh ( Healy 1975; Speight and Healy 1977). Counties: Dublin.